Open Records or Right-to-Know Requests

Penn Township

Public Record Request Form
Public Records Policy (Updated May 22, 2024)

Northwestern Lancaster County Authority

Policy (Updated May 22, 2024)

Open Records Officer

Mark Hiester, Township Manager

97 North Penryn Road, Manheim, PA 17545


717-665-4105 Fax


PA Office of Open Records

Right-to-Know Request Form

Filing an Appeal

When a request is denied or deemed denial, a requester may file an appeal to the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records.  The appeal must be filed within 15 business days of the denial or deemed denial date.  The appeal must also include the request, agency denial if one exists, and address agency grounds that the request was denied.  An appeals officer will determine if the record(s) is subject to public access.

An appeal may be filed to the Office of Open Records via its Online Appeal Form, email, fax, or in person at:

Office of Open Records

333 Market Street, 16th Floor

Harrisburg, PA  17101-2234

Phone: 717-346-9903

Fax: 717-425-5343

Email: openrecords[at]